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Wednesday, November 15, 2017
From November - April, Castle Farms tours will be offered Monday through Saturday from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.  Depending on the event schedule, Friday and Saturday hours may be altered, so it's best to check for a specific date.
Categories: Member News, Press Release
Wednesday, November 15, 2017
This December, Stormcloud Brewing Company is going to the dogs. More accurately, the talking dogs. The Frankfort microbrewery is celebrating the annual release of Gerald’s Talking Dog, a beer brewed with Michigan sweet and tart cherries, with a creative story writing contest and public reading in their pub.  Wordsmiths are invited to tell the tale of Gerald’s Talking Dog, a fictional character ...read more
Categories: Member News, Press Release, Event
Monday, November 13, 2017
TRAVERSE CITY, MI –Individuals in the beginning stages of starting a business, in need of accessing capital, or simply considering self-employment, will have the opportunity to attend a Starting a Business workshop Wednesday, November 29 in Traverse City. The workshop is being offered by the Northwest Michigan Small Business Development Center (SBDC) in partnership with Northwestern Michigan ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Thursday, November 09, 2017
Leelanau Community Cultural Center invites you to a performance with the Seth Bernard Trio at the Old Art Building in Leland, Wednesday November 29 at 7 PM. Tickets are $15 non-member/ $13 member in advance and $20 at the door and are available at MyNorthTickets.com or call 231-256-2131.Seth Bernard Trio is a one of a kind collaboration between three luminary Michigan musicians. Seth Bernard ...read more
Categories: Community, Event, Member News, Press Release
Thursday, November 09, 2017
Consumers Energy is in the process of updating and replacing power lines along two sides of Civic Center Park, which will greatly change the landscape of that property -- for the better, according to Parks and Recreation Director Kristine Erickson. Grand Traverse County Parks and Recreation, which stewards Civic Center Park, has three easement agreements with Consumers Energy that permit tree ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Wednesday, November 08, 2017
The Home Builders Association of the Grand Traverse Area announces the appointment of five board members to its Board of Directors, as well as the full slate of officers and board members for 2018. Joining the Board are Jason Burton - Priced Right Builders, Daniel Paulson - Daniel Paulson Builders, Robin Whipple - Bay View Flooring. Dean Adams and Julie Bravender are returning Board members. Dean ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Member News
Wednesday, November 08, 2017
Herkner Farms, a Traverse City based food specialty company, recently showcased their line of products in Shanghai and Hangzhou, China.   Bruce Byl, President of Herkner Farms, traveled to China last month to the International China Trade Mission. Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (MDARD) Director Jamie Clover Adams lead her second group of ambitious Michigan agribusinesses ...read more
Categories: Member News, Press Release
Tuesday, November 07, 2017
The Leelanau Community Cultural Center will host HollyPOP! Come to the Old Art Building, on November 24 and 25 from 10 – 4 pm, and step into a one of a kind shopping experience, featuring distinctive artisanal products and celebrate the beauty of the holiday season. Holly POP! will intrigue both children and adults. The interior and exterior of the Old Art Building will be transformed into a fresh ...read more
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Monday, November 06, 2017
We are glad to announce that Northwoods Office Express has recently acquired a portion of the assets of Syscom Business Technologies.  These assets include Syscom’s managed print sales and service as well as the printer, copier and typewriter sales and repair portion of Syscom’s business effective October 9, 2017.Syscom is located in Traverse City, MI and will continue focusing its efforts as a ...read more
Categories: Member News, General News Article, Press Release
Saturday, November 04, 2017
Wouldn’t it be great to remember all of the great things you see in the outdoors by flipping through a sketch book?  Join us at Grass River Natural Area on Saturday, November 18 at 10 am to learn techniques for sketching plants and animals in a notebook. All supplies are provided as we will use mounts and specimens to learn the art of drawing with naturalist and artist, Arlene Westhoven. This 2 ...read more
Categories: Community, Event
Saturday, November 04, 2017
What do our local owls eat and how do they digest it? Join us at Grass River Natural Area on Saturday, November 18th at 1 pm as we learn the science of our owls and owl pellets and get the chance to dissect your very own to learn what these owls have been hunting for! This 1.5 hour program is $5 per participant.  For more information visit http://www.grassriver.org/classes-and-programs.html.
Categories: Community, Education, Event
Saturday, November 04, 2017
Join us for a lively discussion on Sunday, November 19th at 1 pm as we welcome Leelanau County author and bioregionalist Stephanie Mills to Grass River Natural Area.  Stephanie will read excerpts and lead a discussion on "In Service of the Wild" and share her insights of the process of restoring disturbed land. This will be followed by a Q & A and a chance to get your book signed.  More ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest
Wednesday, November 01, 2017
Dingeman & Dancer, PLC has received a Tier 1 ranking from Best Lawyers®, the recognized guide to legal excellence in the United States for more than 33 years.  Best Lawyers, in partnership with U.S. News & World Reports, ranks more than 10,000 firms in 118 practice areas in 170 metropolitan areas and eight states. The report reaches the largest and most targeted audience of any peer review ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Tuesday, October 31, 2017
TRAVERSE CITY, MI — Apprenticeship opportunities in Michigan are being highlighted during National Apprenticeship Week November 13-17. The week’s activities will include an Apprenticeship Information Session Friday, November 17 from 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm at the Traverse City Northwest Michigan Works! Center, 1209 South Garfield.  U.S. Department of Labor (USDOL) Registered Apprenticeships are a ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Monday, October 30, 2017
The Grand Traverse Stewardship Initiative (GTSI) is excited to announce our fall professional development series for educators. Trainings will focus on empowering educators to implement place-based education in their classrooms, creating greater connections between students and their community. Incentives are being offered to attend, including stipends for classroom expenses, free classroom field ...read more
Categories: Education, General News Article, Member News, Press Release
Friday, October 27, 2017
25 suites, Mountain Market, Bru Bar and rooftop terrace highlight what’s new at Crystal MountainThe $11 million expansion makes its debut along with new terrain features, March events and a Waffle Cabin.THOMPSONVILLE, MI - The Inn at the Mountain will be center stage as a new Mountain Market, Bru bar, rooftop terrace and 25 suites open to the public this winter at Crystal Mountain. Many of the ...read more
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Tuesday, October 24, 2017
The HBA hosted their annual Scholarship Dinner in Traverse City on October 18, 2017 and awarded $9,000 in scholarships to area students pursuing careers in the construction trades. The intent of such scholarships is to grow a more qualified and dedicated workforce for the local construction industry. Read on ...
Categories: Community, Event, Education, General News Article
Tuesday, October 24, 2017
The Leelanau Peninsula & Old Mission Peninsula Wineries have combined forces for a new strategic brand that best showcases Michigan's premier wine region!  Read more ...
Categories: Member News, Press Release
Friday, October 20, 2017
Festival of Trees 2017November 11th-18th 10:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday, November 19th 10:00 am - 3:00 pm Northland Plaza ( corner of M-72 & US 131 in Kalkaska)Beautifully decorated trees (from 2 feet to 9 feet): featuring an American Girl Doll with accessories and an 100 Hot Wheel Car with carry line case.  Wreaths and specialty items all will be either raffled or silent auctioned on Sunday, ...read more
Categories: Community, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Press Release, Event
Wednesday, September 06, 2017
When Jon and Nicole Supernaw got married years ago, they never thought they'd be partnered up in a retail tax service business, but here they are......and loving it! Jon and Nicole purchased the international tax prep service franchise, Liberty Tax Service, in June 2017. They are really looking forward to meeting all their new clients and the businesses in the area. Jon has 20 years of ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, Event, General News Article, Human Interest, Member News, Press Release
Tuesday, May 23, 2017
This year, Crooked Tree Arts Center-Petoskey is opening the sale of 2017-18 Performing Arts Series tickets early! Beginning on Thursday, June 1, CTAC members and non-members will be able to purchase tickets to any one of our great performing arts events! Here’s the 2017-18 Performing Arts Series line-up: The series opens on Saturday, October 7 with solo pianist, Andreas Klein. Enjoy a glass of ...read more
Categories: Community, Event, Human Interest, Press Release